Posts Tagged: Sports hospitality

What to expect at The Wimbledon Championships 2018

2nd – 7th, 9th – 15th July 2018 First held in 1877, Wimbledon is quite rightfully considered the home of Tennis. Oddly enough, ‘Center Court’ was mis-named between 1922 and 1997: it was central at the old site on Nursery Road, but when the club moved to it’s current site it wasn’t, not until the… Read more »

10 facts you didn’t know about Wimbledon

The Wimbledon Championships is the most prestigious tennis tournament in the world. It has grown somewhat since it was founded. Read on for some fun facts… 1. Food With 2200 staff, Wimbledon has the largest European sporting catering operation with over 320,000 glasses of Pimms and 166,000 servings (34 tonnes) of strawberries consumed. 2. Age… Read more »

What to expect at Epsom Derby 2018

This is THE Derby, the original, all other Derbys are named after this race meet and the meet itself is named after the then 12th Earl of Derby. This is sometimes known as the ‘Blue Riband of the Turf’ and is considered to be the most prestigious of the five Classic Races (the others being:… Read more »

Cheltenham Festival 2018: A Quick Guide

Taking place between Tuesday 13th March and Friday 16th March, this year’s Cheltenham Festival incorporates St. Patrick’s Day which only adds to what is the first major horseracing fixture of the year. Starting life in Market Harborough in 1860 as ‘The National Hunt Chase’, The Cheltenham Festival has known a few homes and names before… Read more »

6 Best Sporting Moments of 2015

2015 has brought us many unforgettable experiences in the sporting world with some more notable than others. Here we countdown the 6 best and most memorable sporting moments of 2015. 1. Great Britain win the Davis Cup November was highlighted by a fantastic performance by the British team in the Davis Cup. With the help… Read more »

Entertain Clients With Wimbledon Corporate Hospitality 2015

There are only 67 days left before millions watch one of the most prestigious sporting competitions in the world. Weather permitting, Monday 29th June will see the beginning of the iconic Wimbledon Championships. The spectators are likely to eat more than 27,000 kilos of English strawberries throughout the fortnight of breath taking tennis action. The world greatest… Read more »

The Build Up To The Henley Royal Regatta Begins

With only 75 days to go, the best known regatta in the world is gearing itself up for 5 days of spectacular sporting action. On 1st July thousands of spectators will make their way to Henley-on-Thames to witness more than 200 races including internationally renowned rowing stars. The Henley Royal Regatta is an event steeped in history with… Read more »

A host of benefits for the Home Nation of the Rugby World Cup 2015

It was decided back in July 2009 by the International Rugby Board that England will be the host for the Rugby World Cup 2015. With 12 venues across England, the tournament is set to be broadcast across the world for billions of fans to tune into or to experience the action in the electric atmosphere… Read more »